Where the Locals Eat

in Historic Downtown Kilgore


Downtown D'Lites

Tasty and nutritious lunches, including loaded baked potatoes, wraps, salads, homemade soups, and sandwiches on freshly baked bread. Also home to Kilgore's first frozen yogurt bar.


Jack Ryan's Steak and Chophouse

Hand-crafted and made fresh daily using the finest ingredients available. From the delicious Jumbo lump crab cakes to the mouthwatering steaks , you can taste the freshness and quality in every bite.

Ice Cream

Kilgore Mercantile & Music

Go back in time at this local hangout. Our old-fashion Blue Bell Ice Cream Parlor can serve up all kinds of custom-made treats just for you.  Shakes, Malts, Floats, Banana Splits, Sundaes, Frappe’s, and anything you can dream up.  They also serve hot soup, all-beef hot dogs, nachos, & Frito pie with the fixin’s.  Top it off with a Dublin craft soda, all while shopping their country store & guitar shop, playing a game of checkers, or taking a music lesson.  They have inside and outside dining and always greet you like old friends. Click here for more details on the menu.



Great Tex-Mex Food with smiles and laughs to their customers like family


The Charburger Stockade

Charcoal broiled hamburgers served with 100% Ground Chuck

Tex Mex

Edgar's Big Taco #2

Serving Tex Mex Street Tacos that pairs perfectly with their glass bottle Coca-Colas

Coffee & Cafe


Let the ladies at Boonies serve you up some breakfast or make you the most delicious coffee creation! Didn’t get out for breakfast that is ok! Come by and enjoy lunch they are open till 2:30 pm. Now Crawfish season has them open late on some Fridays & Saturdays.